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KR The Kroger Co. monthly Stock Chart
The Kroger Co.
IndexS&P 500 P/E21.07 EPS (ttm)1.87 Insider Own0.60% Shs Outstand971.42M Perf Week3.14%
Market Cap38.27B Forward P/E18.34 EPS next Y2.15 Insider Trans-2.71% Shs Float963.72M Perf Month7.78%
Income1.82B PEG2.00 EPS next Q0.40 Inst Own78.10% Short Float2.87% Perf Quarter12.85%
Sales108.56B P/S0.35 EPS this Y20.00% Inst Trans0.23% Short Ratio4.06 Perf Half Y13.68%
Book/sh5.74 P/B6.86 EPS next Y10.32% ROA6.10% Target Price40.64 Perf Year61.88%
Cash/sh0.26 P/C151.88 EPS next 5Y10.53% ROE34.30% 52W Range24.01 - 39.34 Perf YTD23.36%
Dividend0.42 P/FCF47.08 EPS past 5Y103.40% ROI13.10% 52W High0.15% Beta0.75
Dividend %1.07% Quick Ratio0.30 Sales past 5Y7.20% Gross Margin21.50% 52W Low64.11% ATR0.56
Employees400000 Current Ratio0.80 Sales Q/Q0.30% Oper. Margin3.00% RSI (14)69.84 Volatility1.36% 1.44%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq2.03 EPS Q/Q28.60% Profit Margin1.70% Rel Volume0.63 Prev Close39.24
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.75 EarningsSep 11 BMO Payout18.90% Avg Volume6.81M Price39.40
Recom2.00 SMA202.54% SMA505.90% SMA20014.60% Volume4,268,068 Change0.41%
Jun-09-15Initiated Macquarie Neutral $65
Apr-28-15Initiated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $77
Mar-19-15Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $80 → $90
Mar-09-15Reiterated Argus Buy $67 → $80
Mar-06-15Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $80 → $82
Mar-06-15Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $75 → $80
Feb-02-15Reiterated Oppenheimer Outperform $70 → $80
Dec-10-14Reiterated Argus Buy $58 → $67
Dec-05-14Initiated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $64 → $66
Dec-02-14Reiterated Oppenheimer Outperform $65 → $70
Nov-26-14Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $57 → $65
Sep-18-14Reiterated Argus Buy $55 → $58
Sep-09-14Reiterated Oppenheimer Outperform $55 → $65
Sep-08-14Reiterated UBS Neutral $53 → $54
Jul-24-14Initiated Prime Executions Buy $56
Jun-23-14Reiterated Argus Buy $49 → $55
Jun-23-14Downgrade Hilliard Lyons Long-term Buy → Neutral
Jun-20-14Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $40 → $48
Jun-03-14Initiated Oppenheimer Outperform $55
Apr-07-14Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $46 → $50
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Jul-31-15 01:40PM  What the continued decline of Whole Foods means for Publix at
10:08AM  4 Stocks to Ride on Strong Economic Recovery - Analyst Blog
Jul-30-15 06:00PM  Cramer: Removing emotion from the equation
02:10PM  Whole Foods Is Now Just Another Grocery Chain in Investors Eyes at Bloomberg
01:42PM  Kroger's first female officer announces retirement at
01:30PM  Whole Foods Suffers As Kroger Gets In Organic Game
01:05PM  Kroger Announces Retirement of Group Vice President Lynn Marmer PR Newswire
10:39AM  Whole Foods down sharply
10:03AM  Why Whole Foods' Shares Plunged after Q3 Earnings Results - Analyst Blog
Jul-29-15 03:22PM  Wal-Mart, Kroger Pulling Some Cilantro Over Feces Concerns
01:51PM  Wal-Mart, Kroger Pulling Some Cilantro Over Human-Feces Concerns at Bloomberg
10:41AM  Is this Make or Break for Whole Foods Market?
Jul-28-15 03:01PM  Heres how Kroger got on the cutting edge of the craft beer scene at
12:13PM  An unlikely grocery store is becoming a major threat to McDonald's
09:27AM  Kroger recalls 4 spices on salmonella concerns at USA TODAY
08:00AM  BioPharmX Corporation Launches Grocery Store Distribution of Violet® Iodine at Kroger Subsidiary PR Newswire
07:00AM  Whole Foods' Smaller-Store Plans Will Propel Growing Profits at TheStreet
Jul-27-15 04:09PM  Wal-Mart (WMT) Continues to Expand Online Business - Analyst Blog
02:50PM  How Kroger has gained from rivals mismanagement at
11:06AM  Customer Service Hall of Fame
09:13AM  AP Exclusive: AP tracks slave boats to Papua New Guinea
07:10AM  Kroger recalls spices in possible salmonella threat at
Jul-25-15 01:45PM  Kroger Recalls Four Seasonings Due to Possible Health Risk PR Newswire
08:02AM  2015's Customer Service Hall of Fame at USA TODAY
Jul-24-15 12:20PM  Amazons next project could take on another Cincinnati company at
Jul-23-15 11:53AM  Where Nervous Investors Can Park Their Money Without Fretting at TheStreet
11:20AM  Three N.C. companies made Fortunes Global 500 all from the Charlotte region at
09:49AM  Customer Service Hall of Fame
Jul-22-15 07:28PM  Lightning Round: Perfect domestic stock to own at CNBC
06:00PM  Can you guess why Cramer's crying?
03:15PM  Will Kroger bid on A&P stores? at
10:05AM  Stock Price and Valuation Trends for Food and Drug Retailers
Jul-21-15 04:01PM  Don't Underestimate Kroger's Retail Power at Investopedia
01:10PM  A&P Files for Bankruptcy: Who Else Might Snap Up Its Stores at TheStreet
Jul-20-15 02:10PM  Dillons adding two more in-house clinics to Wichita stores at
Jul-17-15 03:55PM  Did Wal-Mart Take the Shine Off Amazon's Prime Day Sales? - Analyst Blog
09:00AM  Kroger Releases 9th Annual Sustainability Report PR Newswire
Jul-16-15 04:00PM  Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao Q2 Sales Sluggish - Analyst Blog
05:47AM  Bulls shopping for rally at Kroger
Jul-14-15 03:35PM  2 Cincinnati companies rank among nations top stocks at
11:07AM  Mapping the Strategic Shifts in Targets Businesses
08:45AM  Food Safety Fears Spell Opportunity For Retailers From Walmart To Kroger at Forbes
08:44AM  Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao (CBD) Catches Eye: Stock Up 7.5% - Tale of the Tape
07:03AM  Splits Calendar: Kroger splits before market open today (2:1 ratio)
Jul-13-15 09:02AM  What Does the Social Media Crowd Think About Kroger (KR) Stock? - Tale of the Tape
Jul-09-15 02:44PM  Taking Kroger through the express checkout
02:43PM  Cramer -- Don't Dump Redhat Over NYSE Glitch; Do Bet on Comcast at TheStreet
Jul-08-15 11:39AM  Grocer Albertsons Cos., parent of Vons, plans public stock offering at Los Angeles Times
08:54AM  Why Cramer's worried about the market
08:23AM  Kroger to tap into growing craft beer popularity at
08:15AM  Albertsons, No. 2 supermarket operator, plans IPO
07:55AM  Aldi and Lidl Are Ready To Invade the U.S. Beware Walmart and Target! at Forbes
Jul-03-15 08:09PM  10-Q for The Kroger Co. at Company Spotlight
Jul-02-15 04:35PM  Whole Foods: Wholehearted apology?
02:30PM  Kroger (KR) Well Poised for Growth: Are You Considering? - Analyst Blog
02:00PM  These Stocks Just Raised Their Dividends at Motley Fool
Jul-01-15 10:50AM  Kroger's (KR) President and COO Mike Ellis Steps Down - Analyst Blog
Jun-30-15 08:00PM  Does Kroger Co.s $500 Million Stock Buyback Make Sense? at Motley Fool
04:20PM  President/COO of King Soopers parent exits at
04:08PM  Kroger Operating Chief Michael Ellis Retires at The Wall Street Journal
03:45PM  Kroger president and COO makes exit at
03:05PM  Kroger shares should keep powering ahead, analyst says at
02:43PM  KROGER CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhib
02:30PM  Kroger Announces Retirement of President and COO Mike Ellis PR Newswire
12:53PM  Why I Still Consider Kroger as a Buy Recommendation
11:43AM  KROGER CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
Jun-26-15 06:27PM  Kroger Announces 2:1 Stock Split, Buyback & Dividend Hike - Analyst Blog
05:57PM  How Kroger Co. is Beating Whole Foods Market Inc. at its Own Game at Motley Fool
03:48PM  Is Krogers Co (KR) Stock Split, Buyback Enough To Make It A Buy? at Insider Monkey
12:35PM  KROGER CO Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
08:36AM  COUNTDOWN: These are Cincinnati's highest-paid CEOs at
07:55AM  Five things you need to know today, and Cranley's fantastic parks plan at
Jun-25-15 08:11PM  Kroger (KR) Announces Stock Split, Buyback, Dividend Increase - Stocks in the News
07:54PM  Kroger Deserves More Credit than It Got Thursday at
06:31PM  Kroger Stock Split a Nod to Employee Investors at The Wall Street Journal
04:00PM  STOCKS SLIP: Here's what you need to know
02:14PM  Kroger shocks shareholders with news of stock split at
01:50PM  How Kroger Is Returning Capital to Investors
01:14PM  Kroger raises dividend, approves 2-for-1 stock split at MarketWatch
01:03PM  Kroger Unveils Stock Split, $500 Million Buyback And Dividend Hike
12:34PM  Kroger (KR) Stock Rising on Dividend Hike, Stock Split at TheStreet
12:03PM  Kroger announces stock split, new buyback program, hikes dividend
11:43AM  Kroger just announced a stock split, higher dividends, and a $500 million buyback
11:42AM  Krogers Board Approves 2-for-1 Stock Split, Dividend Increase at Bloomberg
11:36AM  KROGER CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits
11:32AM  Kroger Raises Quarterly Dividend 13.5 Percent PR Newswire
Jun-24-15 02:47PM  Ahold, Delhaize in $28 bln merger focused on U.S. east coast
11:06AM  European Grocers Merge, Take On Fractured U.S. Market at Investor's Business Daily
08:30AM  Futures lower on Greece jitters at CNBC
02:45AM  Edited Transcript of KR presentation 23-Jun-15 4:30pm GMT
12:01AM  Shoplifting, worker theft cost retailers $32 billion last year at Fortune
Jun-23-15 03:24PM  Kroger adds second online ordering location in Cincinnati area at
Jun-22-15 11:01AM  Suppliers Are Fresh Picks in Natural Groceries at
Jun-19-15 01:44PM  American grocery shopping reveals the hidden strength of the US economy
01:39PM  Walmart testing new tools in e-commerce arms race with Amazon at Fortune
12:49PM  Kroger (KR) Stock Gaining After Barclays Raises Earnings Estimate at TheStreet
11:13AM  Heres what CEOs said about the economy this week
11:10AM  Edited Transcript of KR earnings conference call or presentation 18-Jun-15 2:00pm GMT
The Kroger Co., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a retailer in the United States and internationally. It also manufactures and processes food for sale in its supermarkets. The company operates retail food and drug stores, multi-department stores, jewelry stores, and convenience stores. Its combination food and drug stores offer natural food and organic sections, pharmacies, general merchandise, pet centers, fresh seafood, and organic produce; multi-department stores provide general merchandise items, such as apparel, home fashion and furnishings, outdoor living, electronics, automotive products, toys, and fine jewelry; and price impact warehouse stores offer grocery, and health and beauty care items, as well as meat, dairy, baked goods, and fresh produce items. The company's marketplace stores comprise full-service grocery, pharmacy and health, and beauty departments, as well as perishable and general merchandise, including apparel, home goods, and toys. It operates supermarkets and multi-department stores under the banner names of Kroger, City Market, Dillons, Food 4 Less, Fred Meyer, Fry's, Harris Teeter, Jay C, King Soopers, QFC, Ralphs, and Smith's. As of April 27, 2015, the company operated 2,625 supermarkets and multi-department stores in 34 states and the District of Columbia under two dozen local banner names; and 782 convenience stores, 326 fine jewelry stores, 1,330 supermarket fuel centers, and 37 food processing plants in the United States. The Kroger Co. was founded in 1883 and is based in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
MCMULLEN W RODNEYChairman of the Board & CEOApr 24Option Exercise16.3975,0001,228,8751,114,467Apr 28 10:26 AM
MCMULLEN W RODNEYChairman of the Board & CEOApr 24Sale71.5242,0263,005,6151,072,441Apr 28 10:26 AM
VAN OFLEN MARY ELIZABETHVice President & ControllerApr 13Option Exercise16.393,00049,15536,460Apr 14 10:38 AM
VAN OFLEN MARY ELIZABETHVice President & ControllerApr 13Sale77.403,000232,20033,460Apr 14 10:38 AM
VAN OFLEN MARY ELIZABETHVice President & ControllerApr 09Option Exercise16.393,00049,15536,460Apr 10 02:18 PM
VAN OFLEN MARY ELIZABETHVice President & ControllerApr 09Sale77.073,000231,21633,460Apr 10 02:18 PM
COVERT GEOFFREY JSenior Vice PresidentApr 06Sale76.815,714438,87573,019Apr 07 02:12 PM
Ellis Michael LPresident and COOMar 25Option Exercise19.945,00099,700172,183Mar 26 10:23 AM
Ellis Michael LPresident and COOMar 25Sale77.505,000387,500167,183Mar 26 10:23 AM
PERRY M MARNETTESenior Vice PresidentMar 18Sale75.635,000378,150123,807Mar 19 09:56 AM
Clark Robert WGroup Vice PresidentMar 12Option Exercise28.277,200203,54458,629Mar 13 11:25 AM
Clark Robert WGroup Vice PresidentMar 12Sale75.507,200543,60051,429Mar 13 11:25 AM
Montoya Jorge PDirectorMar 09Sale74.507,000521,5004,569Mar 10 11:36 AM
Dougherty Kevin MGroup Vice PresidentMar 06Option Exercise26.4145,0001,188,300128,265Mar 10 11:35 AM
MOORE CLYDE RDirectorMar 06Option Exercise21.3110,000213,12564,170Mar 10 11:37 AM
Tuffin Mark CSenior Vice PresidentMar 06Option Exercise22.9624,200555,64791,908Mar 10 11:34 AM
PHILLIPS SUSAN MDirectorMar 06Option Exercise19.534,00078,10051,560Mar 10 11:39 AM
MOORE CLYDE RDirectorMar 06Sale74.0310,000740,30454,170Mar 10 11:37 AM
Dougherty Kevin MGroup Vice PresidentMar 06Sale74.4045,0003,348,18583,265Mar 10 11:35 AM
Tuffin Mark CSenior Vice PresidentMar 06Sale74.0024,2001,790,80067,708Mar 10 11:34 AM
PERRY M MARNETTESenior Vice PresidentMar 06Sale74.393,500260,365125,951Mar 10 11:38 AM
PHILLIPS SUSAN MDirectorMar 06Sale74.021,900140,63849,660Mar 10 11:39 AM
Foley Todd AVice President and TreasurerJan 02Option Exercise28.447,000199,08022,381Jan 05 11:05 AM
LEWIS DAVID BDirectorJan 02Option Exercise23.105,000115,50046,122Jan 05 11:07 AM
SHACKOULS BOBBY SDirectorJan 02Option Exercise23.1013,000300,30034,185Jan 05 11:10 AM
LEWIS DAVID BDirectorJan 02Sale64.625,000323,09241,122Jan 05 11:07 AM
Foley Todd AVice President and TreasurerJan 02Sale64.357,000450,45015,381Jan 05 11:05 AM
SHACKOULS BOBBY SDirectorJan 02Sale64.1713,000834,21021,185Jan 05 11:10 AM
COVERT GEOFFREY JSenior Vice PresidentDec 30Option Exercise25.7624,216623,921108,524Dec 31 12:14 PM
COVERT GEOFFREY JSenior Vice PresidentDec 30Sale64.6131,1112,010,20677,413Dec 31 12:14 PM
HJELM CHRISTOPHER TSenior Vice PresidentDec 18Sale63.346,000380,058104,160Dec 19 09:42 AM
PERRY M MARNETTESenior Vice PresidentDec 16Sale61.815,015309,982128,625Dec 17 02:45 PM
Clark Robert WGroup Vice PresidentDec 11Option Exercise19.946,000119,64058,016Dec 12 10:38 AM
Clark Robert WGroup Vice PresidentDec 11Sale62.006,000372,00052,016Dec 12 10:38 AM
DONNELLY MICHAEL JOSEPHSenior Vice PresidentDec 09Option Exercise16.3910,000163,850105,763Dec 10 11:46 AM
Dougherty Kevin MGroup Vice PresidentDec 09Option Exercise19.9415,000299,10098,954Dec 10 11:47 AM
Dougherty Kevin MGroup Vice PresidentDec 09Sale60.8815,000913,12583,954Dec 10 11:47 AM
DONNELLY MICHAEL JOSEPHSenior Vice PresidentDec 09Sale60.9410,000609,40095,763Dec 10 11:46 AM
PERRY M MARNETTESenior Vice PresidentOct 10Sale54.144,685253,632136,375Oct 14 09:35 AM
ROGEL STEVEN RDirectorOct 09Option Exercise16.6010,000166,00065,721Oct 10 01:54 PM
ROGEL STEVEN RDirectorOct 09Sale54.0010,000540,00055,721Oct 10 01:54 PM
BEYER ROBERT DDirectorOct 07Option Exercise16.6010,000166,000117,137Oct 08 10:02 AM
BEYER ROBERT DDirectorOct 07Sale52.743,145165,855113,992Oct 08 10:02 AM
ANDERSON REUBEN VDirectorSep 24Option Exercise21.6347,1001,018,943112,090Sep 25 05:24 PM
ANDERSON REUBEN VDirectorSep 24Sale52.1247,1002,454,71164,990Sep 25 05:24 PM
DILLON DAVID BChairman of the BoardSep 19Option Exercise16.39150,0002,457,7501,027,401Sep 22 10:44 AM
PERRY M MARNETTESenior Vice PresidentSep 17Option Exercise19.9420,000398,800161,060Sep 18 12:19 PM
PERRY M MARNETTESenior Vice PresidentSep 17Sale52.3620,0001,047,140141,060Sep 18 12:19 PM
SCHLOTMAN J MICHAELSenior Vice PresidentSep 12Option Exercise24.7980,0001,983,200272,048Sep 15 04:54 PM
SCHLOTMAN J MICHAELSenior Vice PresidentSep 12Sale51.7480,0004,138,800192,048Sep 15 04:54 PM